SOIS MLIS Student Trina Evans has been named as one of Library Journal’s 2018 Movers & Shakers in the Innovators category!
SOIS to Launch “Distruptive Technology Lab” Emergent Technology Initiative to Support Regional Tech Ecosystem FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 14th, 2018 MILWAUKEE, WI – The UW-Milwaukee School of Information Studies (SOIS) is excited to launch the “Disruptive Technology Lab” alongside new… Read More
UWM SOIS ranks 6th in list of 50 best online Master of Library Science degree programs. View the full story: Master’s Programs Guide
Support student research! Please join us for the 2018 SOIS Student Research Day where students will showcase their research work. The event offers students an outlet to present research conducted in their classes and professional positions.
A new ALA “Legal Issues in Public Libraries” forum will bring together lawyers and librarians to discuss contentious legal issues facing public libraries today. SOIS Dean Tom Lipinski serves as moderator for the forum, whose first session took place at… Read More
SOIS Dean Tom Lipinski has been named the 2018 GreyNet Award Recipient for his work in the field of grey literature. Grey Literature deals with the production, distribution, and access to documents produced by organizations located outside of the traditional… Read More
The American Library Association recently granted continuing accreditation status to the UW-Milwaukee School of Information Studies for its Masters in Library and Information Studies degree program. Comprehensive accreditation reviews occur every seven years. They involve a self-evaluation process and an external review by ALA’s… Read More
SOIS Associate Professor Dr. Joyce Latham and Queer Zine Archive Project cofounders Milo Miller and Christopher Wilde have been announced as winners of the inaugural ALISE Community conn@CT Mini-Grant. ALISE (The Association for Library and Information Science Education) provides the… Read More
On December 12, 2017 SOIS IST Students in the Nonprof-IT program showcased their Fall 2017 final projects to their clients, company mentors, and the UWM campus. This semester, 22 IST students partnered with mentors from four local IT organizations to… Read More
On Saturday, December 16th the UW-Milwaukee, School of Information Studies held its Fall 2017 Recognition Ceremony at the Italian Community Center in downtown Milwaukee. Fall graduates in the Bachelor of Science in Information Studies (BSIST), Master of Library & Information… Read More